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Access a folder on generic user's Windows Desktop using C#

Saxitalis asked
Last Modified: 2013-12-17
Hello Experts,

I am accessing a folder on the user's Windows Desktop like this:
string strObsFile1 = @"C:\Documents and Settings\Tom\Desktop\My Folder\MyFile.exe

This works fine for the user "Tom" but I would like the string to be  generic way so the it does not matter which user is logged on...

I tried this but it did not work:
string strObsFile1 = @"C:\Documents and Settings\%User%\Desktop\My Folder\MyFile.exe

Does anyone know how to do this?


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